How a Yellen departure could spark a fire under the Fed to cut its...

With the Federal Reserve facing a Herculean conundrum in unwinding its crisis-era monetary policy — and a likely leadership transition on the horizon — Goldman Sachs suggested on Saturday the central bank could move early to reduce the vast sums of government and mortgage-backed securities (MBS) it holds on its books. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Fed raises rates at March Meeting

If you're a borrower, you're going to pay, and if you're a saver, you're not going to get paid — such is the nature of interest rate hikes. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

The Unintended & Deadly Societal Consequences Of Quantitative Easing

So the Fed has accomplished its goal of making the wealthy wealthier it just hasn’t trickled down to the rest of the economy as they had hoped. The end result is the Fed has only exacerbated the greatest wealth inequality in this country since the Great Depression. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Cash Is No Longer King: The Phasing Out Of Physical Money Has Begun

Zero hedge: As physical currency around the world is increasingly phased out, the era where “cash is king” seems to be coming to an...

Fed risks repeating Lehman blunder as US recession storm gathers

The Telegraph: "The risk of a US recession next year is rising fast. The Federal Reserve has no margin for error. Liquidity is suddenly drying...

Fed Spooks Markets: Biggest Stock Slump In 7 Months

Forbes: "Stocks sold off hard on Friday after the Fed’s Rosengren, who’s been dovish, changed his stance and made the case for a rate...

Jackson Hole’s Gangsters and Banksters: What Are They Planning?

The New American: "As we have noted in our past reports on the Jackson Hole events of the Fed, (see, for instance, Jackson Hole...

Fed Admits Another $4 Trillion In QE Will Be Needed To Offset An “Economic...

Zero Hedge: "In a Fed Staff working paper released over the weekend titled "Gauging the Ability of the FOMC to Respond to Future Recessions"...

Global markets lose $2.1 trillion in Brexit rout

BREXIT, The Times of Israel: "Britain’s shock vote to pull out of the European Union wiped $2.1 trillion from global equity markets Friday as...